Big news this morning is Deep Impact, an astounding mission to investigate a comet. Tillnet has some good quotes and some great links:
Deep Impact smashes all expectations New Scientist’s post-event coverage of the spectacular Deep Impact strike is a good and useful review. The NASA and Space.com websites are also supurb.
She's right. It's amazing what human beings can do when they put their minds to it -- the websites demonstrate the extent of the achievement.